Elizabeth City, NC — Beginning May 1, Port Discover will be open on Saturdays from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Port Discover’s expanded Saturday hours are in conjunction with the Elizabeth City Downtown Waterfront Market that opens Saturday, May 1. (Downtown Waterfront Market hours are 9:00 am to 1:00 pm)
Port Discover is located at 611 E. Main Street, Elizabeth City, North Carolina. Admission is free, but donations are accepted. Port Discover’s new Saturday hours are 10:00 am – 4:00 pm. Port Discover’s hours Tuesday through Friday are 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm. Programs can be arranged at other times for special groups. For more information call 252-338-6117 or visit www.portdiscover.org.
Port Discover is a community-based, non-profit organization, established to enhance the public’s understanding and enjoyment of science through engaging programs, activities, and exhibits. Elizabeth City State University along with the Elizabeth City Area Chamber of Commerce initiated the project that has attracted broad community support, including Elizabeth City Morning Rotary, College of the Albemarle, Albemarle Hospital, Museum of the Albemarle, Elizabeth City Area Convention and Visitors Bureau, and Elizabeth City-Pasquotank Public Schools. Port Discover is also a member of the NC Grassroots Science Museum Collaborative.